Mega Trend 4 – The Future of Work
We may fear the robots, worry about carbon reduction and question our work life balance but a World Bank report finds that technology is bringing opportunity, new job creation and improved service delivery. Our work is inextricably linked to the nature of work. Without employment, without labour, workplaces wouldn’t be required; so as the nature of work changes, we must too. As these mega trends develop, the way that society views and supports work will have to change. In 2016 an independent inquiry on ‘The Future of Work’, shone a light on what we can expect and set out a vision for the future of the UK labour market. What will it mean for the profession?